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Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien is the sequel to Bit.Trip Runner. The game's look and feel is very different from the original. Runner 2 forgoes the original's retro look in favor of a cartoon art style. The game's story takes on a more humorous tone, and is narrated by Charles Martinet.

The game expands on the original in several ways. There are several new actions, such as rotating the analog stick to trace Commander Video's path around a loop. In addition, level selection takes place on a map screen laid out similar to other classic platform games. Levels offer alternate paths which can be either easier or harder to complete depending on the path. There are also mid-level checkpoints, though these are optional, and the player earns more points if he/she chooses to skip them. Collecting all gold in each stage allows the player to shoot Commander Video out of a cannon into a target to score extra points.

There are several characters that can be unlocked, as well as several costumes for each one.

The game offers 120 levels, online leaderboards for each individual stage, and multiple difficulties for replay value.


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Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Windows Collect all gold in a single level and you get to shoot the characters from a cannon for additional points.
Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Windows A new playable character has been unlocked.
Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Windows The giant propellers will lift the characters to a higher level
Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Windows Commander Video and his friends in the introduction video

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Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Screenshot
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GameSpot Windows Mar 06, 2013 9 out of 10 90
Nintendo-Online.de Wii U May 16, 2013 9 out of 10 90
Game Informer Magazine Windows Feb 26, 2013 9 out of 10 90
Cubed3 Wii U Mar 14, 2013 9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars9 Stars 90
411mania.com PlayStation 3 Mar 21, 2013 8.6 out of 10 86
3D Juegos Macintosh Mar 06, 2013 8.5 out of 10 85
Retro Spirit Games Windows Mar 18, 2013 8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars 80
Nintendo Master Wii U Apr 25, 2013 8 out of 10 80
Cheat Code Central PlayStation 3 Mar, 2013 4 out of 5 80
4Players.de Wii U Apr 24, 2013 65 out of 100 65

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